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A Friends Guide to Midterms

It’s midterms season everyone! Whether you’re a rookie or a vet, a test worth 20% or more of your mark is still a daunting task. If you’re like me, and used reading week to binge watch a few too many Netflix series, use this five step guide to get you back on track in time […]

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Midterms

Everyone knows that midterms are stressful, especially when they’re worth 30% of your grade and you still have assignments, quizzes and labs for every class every week! Also, everybody has their space to study, and for some reason I can’t study at home! With my first midterm approaching, I was swamped. A weekend spent stressing […]

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Study Tips That You’ll Actually Use

November is here. It’s a wasteland of midterms that send you studying into wee hours of the night, to-be-completed assignments, and hours on end of procrastination. But no fear, your academics don’t actually have to be so gloomy. Whether you are between midterms or have weeks of readings to catch up on, use these five study tips […]

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A Student’s November in GIFS

When you realize you’re finally done midterm exams I remember when “midterms” only meant receiving a progress report from my teachers in high school. Now, it means a big test worth a significant portion of our overall grade, and a source of stress and anxiety during 85% of the month of October. As a result, […]

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5 Differences Between Writing High School vs. University Level Papers

Making a smooth transition from high school into university can be frustrating. You’re putting in the same amount of effort and work but you’re not getting the marks you’re used to getting? Although the standard of writing is obviously higher, there are certain elements of writing which differ and could be the difference between an […]

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